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Daily Archive: April 9, 2015

Constellation Posts 5% Sales Growth For Full Year, Buoyed By Beer Business

Constellation Brands continues to reap benefits from its bet on beer, as the company’s portfolio of Mexican brews drove gains in its fiscal year ended in February. Continue reading →

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Bacardi Cuts North America Staff By 10%

As part of an ongoing cost-cutting initiative, Bacardi Ltd. is laying off roughly 10% of its North America staff. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Larry Stone Returns to Oregon with New Vineyard and Winery

Larry Stone, the influential sommelier and winery consultant, is back in Oregon, starting up his own winery. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 9, 2015

•Louisville’s Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. has released a range of vapor-distilled absinthes. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 9, 2015

•Harpoon Brewery co-founder Rich Doyle has partnered with investors including private investment group FFL on a new venture intended to support national growth for craft breweries. Continue reading →

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